Creative @ Home

ACT-BELONG-COMMIT For Health + HAPPINESS

ART + Culture workshops, COURSES + Resources

We encourage you to Act-Belong-Commit and get creative for health + happiness by taking part in an online course or using some of the great resources below! Please get in touch if you're an artist in the Mid West and would like to run an online workshop or course :)

John curtin gallery @home

JCG@HOME brings together a wide range of material to provide some inspiration.

Click here for artist and curator talks, exhibition flashbacks, short videos, exhibition catalogues, virtual tours and more.

adult ballet classes

The Australian Ballet's At Home With Studios gives you the opportunity to learn ballet for free – wherever you are.

A gift from the national ballet company to all Australians. Everyone is welcome, so no matter if you have two left feet or feel at home at the barre, we'll have you on your way to performing the perfect pirouette in no time.

REMIX ACADEMY

  • Over 500 talks from creative leaders worldwide
  • Hear from pioneers from the creator of Glastonbury to the CEO of Burning Man, from LEGO and NASA to Tate and MoMA
  • Exclusive access to all the latest REMIX Summits talks
  • Latest trends, ideas and insights for cultural leaders and creative entrepreneurs

Click here to discover more!

art history courses from moma

MoMA has launched a series of five free classes for those interested in better understanding the 91-year-old museum’s collection. Covering contemporary art, fashion and photography, the courses aren’t just a glorified video clips, either. Instead, they’re comprehensive beginner courses with corresponding readings and exercises that will take anywhere from 12 to 38 hours to complete. Click here for more details.

AFTRS Short Courses

AFTRS Short Courses offers a broad range of training in the fields of film, television and radio throughout the year in state-of-the-art facilities of the Australian Film Television and Radio School, as well as around Australia and online.

Click here to find our more!

For the BUDDING Writers!

Despite the seemingly calm surface, Western Australia is teeming with literary activity. Just finding out who is doing what and whether it’s relevant to you or not can be a task. Check out Writing WA, the information provided will help you to find the resources to support your writing goals, better understand the publishing environment and connect with your peers!

12 Months Free Membership

It 's more important than ever our music community has access to support. As a WAM Member you’ll receive resources and benefits across a broad range of areas including accounting & legal, advertising & PR, digital distribution & physical production, events & professional development, grants & funding, live production & studios, retail and travel. Click here for full details.

Noongar Language and Culture

This course provides an introduction to Noongar culture and language. Learners will be taken on a journey through Noongar boodja (Noongar country) and join Noongar guides as they share knowledge and personal experiences of history, land,and culture

This course is offered by Curtin University through EdX. Please click here to find out more.

COLLARTS

Collarts (Australian College of the Arts Pty Ltd) is a dynamic independent tertiary education college full of passion, individuality and opportunity. Focused on creating real career pathways into the creative sector for students, Collarts delivers industry-based learning coupled with strong personal and professional development. Click here for more info...

Bachelor of Arts Therapy

Delivered by IKON - The Bachelor of Arts Therapy is designed to provide graduates with a broad and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of psychotherapy, with specific emphasis on the underlying principles and concepts of Arts Psychotherapy.

Click here for more information.

CAMERA ESSENTIALS

Free Online Course

PUBLIC ART AND PEDAGOGY

Free Online Course

COFFEE PAINTING MEDIUM

Free Online Tutorial

CARDBOARD SCULPTING

Free Online Tutorial

Charcoal, Pastel & Colour THeory

Psychology of Art & Creativity

Skill Share

Skillshare is an online learning community with thousands of classes for creative and curious people, on topics including illustration, design, photography, video, freelancing, and more. On Skillshare, millions of members come together to find inspiration and take the next step in their creative journey. There is free basic membership available offering a range of free workshops. Check out Skillshare here.

Smithsonian Open Access

Where you can download, share, and reuse millions of the Smithsonian’s images. With new platforms and tools, you have easier access to nearly 3 million 2D and 3D digital items from our collections—with many more to come. This includes images and data from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, nine research centers, libraries, archives, and the National Zoo.

What will you create? Click here for Smithsonisan Open Access



Support Services

If needed, here are a few support services to help you, your friends and family during this time...

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ACT-BELONG-COMMIT

Being active, having a sense of belonging and having a purpose in life all contribute to happiness and good mental health. We encourage you to Act, Belong and Commit. For more on Act-Belong-Commit, check out their website.

Check out Healthway's Resources + Activity Hub for other great ideas.

We're proud to work with Healthway to promote the Act-Belong-Commit message through our Community Strengthening Program. Our many thanks to the Government of Western Australia, Healthway and Act-Belong-Commit for helping keep our community happy, healthy and connected.